Monk Matters! The latest news from the Peak of Serenity

Babstrodamus: 7.3.5 Prognostication

With the 7.3.5 PTR likely coming in the next few days/weeks. We are constantly getting questions in Discord about how strong Windwalker will be in the next raid, Antorus. This post will seek to answer none of that. What it will try to do is to look forward toward what...

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Buffed then Nerfed, now Buffed more?

A few weeks ago I wrote about the 5% buff Windwalkers were seeing on the PTR, and how it was subsequently removed. Blizzard then said that we'd be getting those buffs back when the Netherlight Crucible went live. Well it looks like they're following through:...

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7.3 Patch Notes and more

PATCH TIME! Blizzard has released the official 7.3 Patch notes, along with the announcement that Patch 7.3 will become live in the US on August 29th, which is just about what we all expected. Blizzard is keeping to the trend of releasing patches every 77 days, which...

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7.3 PTR Build 24853 – OMG NERFED!!

We got a new PTR build today: https://www.wowhead.com/news=270118/7-3-ptr-build-24853-spell-updates The only change was: Windwalker Monk  - reduced from 5% to 0% This means the previous PTR build's changes to bake the aura into our spell coefficients will result in...

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7.3 PTR Build 24727 – Baking and Buffs

*This was written in the middle of raid, so if I goofed anything... woops* We have a new round of PTR changes for 7.3. Rather than list them all out, here's a link. TL:DR - Nearly all of our abilities had the 22% Aura baked in, and the Aura was reduced from 22% to 5%....

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7.3 PTR Build 24608 – Set Bonuses Round 2

We got another PTR Build that added the numbers to our t21 set bonuses: SOURCE  Item - Monk T21 Windwalker 2P Bonus - Free Blackout Kick Damage Increase   When you gain the Blackout Kick! effect, the damage of your next Blackout Kick is increased by 0%150%.  Item -...

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